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The Resource Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker

Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker

Label
Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen
Title
Dance floor democracy
Title remainder
the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen
Statement of responsibility
Sherrie Tucker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NcD/DLC
Dewey number
940.53/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D744.7.U6
LC item number
T83 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 351-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: dance floor democracy? -- Introduction: writing on a crowded dance floor -- On location: situating the Hollywood Canteen (and swing culture as national memory) in wartime Los Angeles -- Wrestling Hollywood to the map -- Cruising the Cahuenga Pass(t) -- Operating from the curbstone -- Patriotic jitterbugs: tracing the footsteps of the soldier-hostess dyad -- Dyad democracy -- Injured parties -- Torquing back -- Women in uniforms, men in aprons: dancing outside the soldier-hostess dyad -- The dyad from without -- The view from the mezzanine -- Men serving men -- Swing between the nation and the state -- (Un)American patrol: following the state on the dance floor of the nation -- The making(s) of national memory: Hollywood Canteen (the movie)
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 384 pages
Isbn
9780822357575
Lccn
2014000772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40024335993
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870147133
  • ucoclc870147133
Label
Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 351-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: dance floor democracy? -- Introduction: writing on a crowded dance floor -- On location: situating the Hollywood Canteen (and swing culture as national memory) in wartime Los Angeles -- Wrestling Hollywood to the map -- Cruising the Cahuenga Pass(t) -- Operating from the curbstone -- Patriotic jitterbugs: tracing the footsteps of the soldier-hostess dyad -- Dyad democracy -- Injured parties -- Torquing back -- Women in uniforms, men in aprons: dancing outside the soldier-hostess dyad -- The dyad from without -- The view from the mezzanine -- Men serving men -- Swing between the nation and the state -- (Un)American patrol: following the state on the dance floor of the nation -- The making(s) of national memory: Hollywood Canteen (the movie)
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 384 pages
Isbn
9780822357575
Lccn
2014000772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40024335993
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870147133
  • ucoclc870147133

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